This year, seek out gifts for your loved ones that support charity or community groups. Here are some ideas of our top picks:
Brooklyn candle company, The Starling Project, makes gorgeous scented candles and helps light the world by donating a portion of their proceeds to UNICEF’s solar power initiatives. Currently, Starling is raising money for solar power for hospitals in Rwanda. Use the code knixholiday before January 1st for 15% off. $55
Who doesn’t have a coffee-drinking dog lover in their life? Grounds & Hounds makes the perfect gift: coffee that supports animal rescue organizations. According to their mission statement, 20% of all profit goes towards animal rescue organizations that provide a second chance for dogs in need. $50
Practical, fashionable, and oh so charitable. For every pair of glasses or sunglasses purchased, Warby Parker donates a pair to someone in need. Shop the Percey Holiday collection, starting at $150.
Honor a loved one by donating to a hospital that’s important to them or spread some holiday cheer by donating toys or gifts to a children’s hospital. Some hospitals even offer special services, like a visit from a therapy dog. $20-500
Under $25 Do you have a loved one that has struggled with infertility or has suffered an infant loss? Show your support with a temporary tattoo. Designed by two female artists and created by inkbox, 100% of the proceeds from these semi-permanent tattoos go towards Resolve.org, an organization that women and couples who struggle with infertility. $12